Why Are Closing Costs SUCH a Big Deal?

It’s important to understand the closing costs you’ll be responsible for when you sign the dotted line. Buying a home is stressful — period. The searching, the paperwork, the negotiations, and then your carefully accumulated savings, gone in a flash. While the down payment is the primary cost most pay attention to when buying a …

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Home purchases now made primarily by current homeowners

According to an article on DSNews.com, investors are no longer buying as much of the real estate inventory–but instead, current homeowners are. HousePulse attributes this change to the rising home prices and decrease in distressed inventory; home purchases from investors are now at 19.7 percent, down from 23.1 percent. First-time homebuyers had just a slight …

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Just listed! 227 Sapphire, Newport Beach

JUST LISTED! — 227 Sapphire, Newport Beach — $2,400,000 More details on Renee’s site here and at the property website, www.227Sapphire.com. Quintessential Balboa Island duplex. Currently being used as a duplex, the front home consists of 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, living room with a custom fireplace, dining room and 2-car garage. The back house …

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Open House at 310.5 Goldenrod, Corona del Mar

Open house will be held at 310.5 Goldenrod Ave, Corona del Mar on Sunday, September 9th, from 1pm to 4pm. Please contact Renee West at (714) 914-9060 or by email to schedule a private showing.